Black Dance

AAAS 320

Exploration of composition and performance structures commonly described as black dance. Working with cultural criticism contemporary with emergent modes of black dance, assesses political motivations and aesthetic strategies of artists and writers working explicitly in this idiom. Considers possibility of black dance performed by people of First World, European, and Asian descent. Examines concert dance, social dance, religious dance.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • R
  • W
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • DANCE 336
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring